21 September 2016

What is ransomware and how do you protect your business?

You've got a virus. Your files are inaccessible and a hacker is demanding payment. It's every business' worst nightmare: it's ransomware.

14 September 2016

How to create a HubSpot list of all of your contacts

This is part two of a series of blog posts giving marketing agencies quick, helpful advice so they can overcome some of the most common technology problems they face. We’ve been working with marketing agencies since day one, so we have a few hacks up our sleeves to help.

7 September 2016

Is your hardware fit for a mobile workforce?

When you’re on the move, security is often your first priority. Is your data safe across all devices? Who can access it other than yourself or your employees? But beyond security, you also need to address the practical considerations when selecting the right hardware for your mobile workforce.

1 September 2016

4 ways to collaborate with your international office

‘Look at this.’

It’s the simplest of requests and one you’ll ask your office colleagues on a daily basis. But it’s not so simple when your colleagues are in an office across the ocean:

24 August 2016

The risks of rogue IT: horror stories

As a business owner, you want secure data and happy employees. Having both, however, is harder than it sounds. To secure your data you need to impose restraints, but to make your employees happy you have to provide flexibility.

11 August 2016

3 ways cultural differences can interfere with international IT management

The biggest challenge to your overseas office isn’t the new building or overseas ISPs: it’s the people.

3 August 2016

How to get a transparent workplace without compromising security

A transparent workplace is becoming ever more important. Many companies think they’re good at it but few truly are. It’s a bandwagon worth jumping on, though, for the impact it has on your business.

27 July 2016

How to count the number of words in an Excel cell

Over the next few months we'll be running a series of blog posts giving marketing agencies quick, helpful advice so they can overcome some of the most common technology problems they face. We've been working with marketing agencies since day one, so we know the kind of problems they have and we have a few hacks up our...

20 July 2016

The essential employee exit IT security checklist

Employees will come and go so it helps to have an employee exit IT security checklist to make sure that there are no gaps in your defences after they leave.

13 July 2016

Why does your business need an IT security policy?

You may think your business doesn’t need a written IT security policy. After all, worrying about information security is just for big unwieldy mega-corporations right?